Glan is a first class municipality in the province of Sarangani, Philippines. According to 2010 census, it has a population of 106,518 people.
Glan is located on the west by Sarangani Bay, on the north by Davao del Sur, and on the south by the Celebes Sea. It is largely based on agriculture with a high level production of copra. Aquaculture is the second biggest income earner, notably milkfish and shrimps culture. Other agricultural products are coconuts, maize, sugarcane, bananas, pineapples, mangoes, pork, eggs, beef, and fish.
The economy has accelerated in the past decade driven by advances in global communication technology and the finishing of a modern highway that tremendously improved trade and transport. It has also benefited from its political role as the seat of the provincial government.
As of 2010, it has a total voting population of 56,881 voters.
Glan is politically subdivided into 31 barangays.
- Big Margus
- E. Alegado
- Glan Padidu
- New Aklan
- Rio Del Pilar
- San Jose
- San Vicente
- Small Margus
|Population census of Glan
|Source: National Statistics Office
The Manila Times
The Manila Times
Mon, 23 Nov 2015 06:42:42 -0800
Marquez was referring to the arrest last Tuesday of Denga Mentol, alias Tho Cario Opong, who fell in Glan, Sarangani province. Police said Mentol is an alleged member of a Civilian Volunteer Organization in Maguindanao and directly figured in the 2009 ...
Mon, 16 Nov 2015 15:26:15 -0800
Reigning World Boxing Council (WBC) Asian Boxing Council Continental featherweight champion John Vincent “Mulawin” Moralde (14 wins, 0 loss, 0 draw, 7 KOs) and featherweight Romulo “Ruthless” Duno (8-0-0, 7 KOs) were both hired as sparring ...
Tue, 17 Nov 2015 06:26:15 -0800
NEWLY-CROWNED World Boxing Federation Asia Pacific featherweight champion Rimar Metuda of Sanman Promotions is now ready to fight veteran Jaime Barcelona of Bukidnon in the 10-round main header on November 27 at the San Andres Fishing ...
Wed, 11 Nov 2015 19:56:15 -0800
The main supporting match pits Sanman's Michael Angelo “Magic” Plania (7-0-0) of Gensan against Ronerex Dalut (9-17-2) of Glan, Sarangani Province in an 8-rounder 122 lbs. bout. Two other exciting fights will also be featured. Raymart “Gensan Assassin” ...
Sat, 31 Oct 2015 10:37:30 -0700
NEWLY-CROWNED Philippine Boxing Federation (PBF) minimumweight champion Ronnie “Ultimate Warrior” Tanallon of General Santos City will fight World Boxing Association (WBA) International minimumweight title-holder Siyabonga Siyo of South Africa ...
Sat, 04 Oct 2014 07:15:00 -0700
World-ranked Filipino Jether "The General" Oliva scaled-in at 111 lbs while his experienced opponent Jemmy "Boom Boom" Gobel of Indonesia made 113 lbs ahead of their battle for the vacant World Boxing Federation (WBF) Asia Pacific 112 lbs title @ Glan ...
Fri, 09 Oct 2015 23:45:00 -0700
The Pacquiaos were residents of Tango in Glan, Sarangani, before they transferred residence to General Santos City. Roel Pacquiao ran but lost to Representative Pedro Acharon Jr for the 1st congressional district of South Cotabato in the May 2010 election.
The Manila Times
Sun, 10 May 2015 09:28:14 -0700
GLAN, Sarangani (MindaNews/10 May) — Triathlete-lawyer Ingemar Macarine knocked out boxing icon Manny Pacquiao's province by setting a personal record as the first man to have crossed Sarangani Bay on Sunday. The 38-year old Macarine, dubbed ...
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